American Airlines reports 18bn RPMs in October 2016

American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) has reported total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) of 18.4 billion in October 2016, which is down 2.6 percent from RPMs in October 2015, the company said.

The company said total capacity was 22.3 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 0.4 percent versus October 2015. Total passenger load factor was 82.6 percent, down 2.6 percentage points versus October 2015.

The company said it expects its fourth quarter 2016 total revenue per available seat mile (TRASM) to be down approximately 0.5 to 2.5 percent year-over-year

American Airlines and American Eagle offer an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in more than 50 countries.